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Gracilariopsis silvana Gurgel, Fredericq & J.N.Norris 2003

Publication details
Gracilariopsis silvana Gurgel, Fredericq & J.N.Norris 2003: 61, figs 1-16

Published in: Gurgel, C.F.D, Fredericq, S. & Norris, J.N. (2003). Gracilariopsis silvana sp. nov., G. hommersandii sp. nov., and G. cata-luziana sp. nov., three new species of Gracilariaceae (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) from the western Atlantic. Hidrobiologica 13: 57-68.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gracilariopsis is Gracilariopsis sjoestedtii (Kylin) E.Y.Dawson.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Venezuela: Estado Falcón: Playa Barranquilla (Gurgel, Fredericq & Norris 2003: 61). Holotype: C.F.D. Gurgel, J.E. Conde, & C. Carmona FG-37; 14.vii.1999; US Alg. Coll. 204316 (Gurgel, Fredericq & Norris 2003: 61).

Eponomy
Named for Paul C. Silva

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Gurgel, C.F.D., Norris, J.N., Schmidt, W.E., Le, H.N. & Fredericq, S. (2018). Systematics of the Gracilariales (Rhodophyta) including new subfamilies, tribes, subgenera, and two new genera, Agarophyton gen. nov. and Crassa gen. nov. Phytotaxa 374(1): 1-23.

Lyra, G. de M., Nunes, J.M. de C., Pestana, E.M. dos S., Matos, J.C.G de, Caires, T.A., Jesus, P.B. de, Costa, E.S. & Oliviera, M.C. (2021). Diversity fo Gracilariaceae (Rhodophyta) in Brazil: integrating morphological and molecular data. Phytotaxa 496: 1-53, 15 figs, 1 table, 2 Supplementary tables .

Soares, L.P., Carneiro, P.B de M. & Fujii, M.T. (2018). New records of red seaweeds to the coast of Ceará State, northeastern Brazil. Hoehnea 45(2): 323-347, 11 figs.

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Gurgel, C.F.D, Fredericq, S. & Norris, J.N. (2003). Gracilariopsis silvana sp. nov., G. hommersandii sp. nov., and G. cata-luziana sp. nov., three new species of Gracilariaceae (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta) from the western Atlantic. Hidrobiologica 13: 57-68.

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